This form is required to apply for sanctioning to travel internationally to compete in a tournament or games.  
In granting permission to travel, U.S. Soccer is NOT liable for transportation, accommodations, illness, or injury to persons or property sustained in the course of the sanctioned travel.
Please direct any questions about this form or the sanctioning process to


Please read the Application Information below in full before proceeding to the next page to begin your application.
After reviewing the procedures below, click Next at the bottom of the page to proceed to the application.  Please note that it is not possible to save your application and return later, so please be prepared to complete your application in full.


The following documention must be submitted to U.S. Soccer for approval no later than thirty (30) days in advance of the proposed date(s) of foreign travel to a parcipate in a tournament/games:
1.  Completed Application for Foreign Travel by U.S. Amateur & Youth Teams (this form);
2.  Official complete registration form or invitation letter(s) for the tournament/games;
3.  Completed and signed Ted Stevens Act acknowledgement (available for download here);
4.  Verified roster approved by a U.S. Soccer Organization Member; and
5.  Application fee ($200.00) - credit card information collected in the last step of this application
U.S. Soccer is not required to accept or approve any application to host a tournament submitted less than thirty (30) days in advance.
As of May 1, 2023, COVID-19 waivers of liability are no longer required as part of the Application for Foreign Travel.
Upon approval, U.S. Soccer will notify the applicant, with a copy to the State Association/Technical Director.

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